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photos taken in greater budapest area or nearby

kis bolt – hungarian little shop

Little shops like this can be found in Budapest everywhere and anywhere. Small businesses use them to sell any kind of goods and services, like tobacco shops, cafés, snack bars, bakeries or whatever small shops one can think of. Some of them are fully renovated, freshly painted others do suffer […]

public Art – mihály kolodko – new mini-statue in budapest

Mihály Kolodko placed a new mini-statue in Budapest. The work depicts Franz Joseph sitting in a hammock on the Freedom Bridge. With this sculptor he connected past and present of the bridge. On the one hand, the statue may be an indication that the Danube crossing was handed over in […]

Plattenbau Romance

Late afternoon dark clouds were crossing the City and inbetween warm sun illuminated this typical Plattenbau-Building. Actually these buildings can be found in Budapest oldest and first neighbourhood of Panel houses. Photo taken with Leitz Summilux-R 50mm/1.4 and Sony Alpha 7R Mark III

Doors of Hungary – Matthias Church, Budapest

The Church of the Assumption of the Buda Castle (Nagyboldogasszony-templom), more commonly known as the Matthias Church (Mátyás-templom), more rarely the Coronation Church of Buda, is a Roman Catholic church located in the Holy Trinity Square, Budapest, Hungary, in front of the Fisherman’s Bastion at the heart of Buda’s Castle […]

Year of Solidarity – Köszönöm

2020 was not only a year of Covid-19, but also a year of solidarity, because a huge effort has been made by healthcare workers, families, friends and volunteers to curb the epidemic, screen, and care for patients. A symbol of gratitude has been placed in Batthyány Square, which is displayed […]

Stadt der sieben Brücken – Kettenbrücke

Hier mal wieder ein Foto der Kettenbrücke. Dieses mal bei Nacht. Die Kettenbrücke, wohl eine der meist fotografierten Sehenswürdigkeiten in Budapest, verbindet, wie sechs andere Brücken auch, den Osten der Stadt mit dem Westen. Pest und Buda.  Von Osten kommend führt die Straße der Kettenbrücke direkt auf den Clark Adam […]